Truck fire stalls traffic on NB I-75 in Cherokee County - CBS46 News

Truck fire stalls traffic on NB I-75 in Cherokee County

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CHEROKEE COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

Crews have cleared the scene of a crash involving a tractor trailer that smashed into a wall along I-75 in Cherokee County before exploding into flames.

The crash happened on the northbound lanes of I-75 near the intersection with SR 92.

It is unclear what the truck was hauling.

Crews were quickly able to extinguish the fire but it took several hours to clear the remnants. 

At one point, traffic was backed up all the way to the I-575 interchange.

It is unclear if any injuries were sustained.

The roadway reopened around 9:50 a.m.

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